Self as geologic verb, 2014. Collaborative project with Nancy Meyer.
Just wanted to share the new painting I’m working on, including the earliest layers. Expect it to undergo many mutations in the next week!
I’m also plugging away at several new videos, still in the rough cut stage. They continue my investigation into the conceptual nature of looping, telescoping space, situational montage and semi-narrative. They are also allowing me to develop firmer iconography that relates to televisual memory.
Stills from the rough cut of Encounter…
Stills from another of the working clips (currently untitled):
New Painting Just wanted to share the new painting I’m working on, including the earliest layers. Expect it to undergo many mutations in the next week!
Remix and the Celestial Jukebox – The Contemporary Artist as Cultural DJ
EXCERPT – These are only the first two paragraphs, plus related footnotes!
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We live in the age of remix. Not just an appropriative phase, but an eraof remix as cultural mediation—where recombination is a fundamental…
The sun is rapidly setting on August and the light in New Mexico has shifted. Time to take inventory of my late-summer work.
I’ve been reading heaps of television and new media theory, continuing investigation into remix culture, appropriation, cultural structure and theories of memory while also honing my video production skills. It seems I’ve been reading more this semester than any previous,…
737 N La Brea, Inglewood, CA – 1972 – former site of Sparling Buick (closed 1997). Luckor Plaza and Bekins buildings still around in 2014.
As a side investigation, I plugged precise shooting locations from several TV series I’m working with into Google Maps to gauge distance (historical, physical, architectural, conceptual).
What I found was compelling, but ultimately too centered on the…
Time Fusion III. Graphite on paper. Ren Adams, 2013. Television crossfade experiment + Mojave Desert.
Videos include sound (lots of subtle layers, too, so turn up the volume if you can!)
So I asked…
Elevator (Finding a Way Out of Here, I Hope)
– Combines “stop animation” style stills with moving action.
Peter Rostovsky suggested I consider new ways of dimensionalizing…
I think I’m going to buy the catalog and I’ll definitely share. :-D